England v Tunisia World Cup game to kick-off power demand

The 500MW spike in demand is expected to occur across the UK during half-time

Ofgem investigates National Grid’s electricity demand forecasting

The regulator will examine if it breached rules relating to its duty to operate the system in an “economic and efficient manner”

UK grid to get 2GW battery and EV charger upgrade

Pivot Power plans to work with National Grid in a £1.6 billion programme to provide the next-gen infrastructure

Zurich longevity swap to cover £2bn National Grid pension liabilities

It will protect the grid operator against the risk of rising costs as a result of 6,000 pensioners and future dependent members living longer than expected

National Grid pre-tax profits up 4%

This is despite the cost of repairing US storm damage meaning headline profits for the year fell to £3.45 billion, a decrease of 8%

National Grid launches 48-hour green energy regional forecast

It predicts over the next 24 hours, North East England and South Scotland will be providing the greenest electricity in the UK

The future of Triads and network charges

KiWi Power suggests the days of Triad and DNUoS charges appear to be numbered

National Grid to sell stake in Cadent Gas for £1.2bn

Cadent, formerly National Grid Gas Distribution, owns the gas distribution networks in north London, central England, the east of England and northwest England

National Grid joins forces for balancing greener grid

It is working with eight organisations from industry and academia for the Enhanced Frequency Control Capability (EFCC) project

UK has been running without coal for three days

The coal-free period started on Saturday, 21st April at 10am and passed the 72-hour mark this morning